General Surgery

General surgery procedures are currently being performed by Dr. Brian Gerrelts, MD.

Procedures Provided

  • Esophageal diseases (heartburn/hiatal hernia)
  • Evaluation of lung masses
  • Diagnosis and evaluation of abdominal pain
  • Ulcers
  • Hernias
  • Gallbladder disease (laparoscopic or open)
  • Appendectomy (laparoscopic or open)
  • Colorectal polyps
  • Colonoscopies
  • Diverticulitis
  • Bowel obstruction
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colon resection
  • Comprehensive surgical colorectal cancer management
  • Evaluation of abnormal mammograms or breast lumps, breast biopsies
  • Comprehensive surgical breast cancer management (mastectomy, lumpectomy, lymph node removal).
  • For more information about BCHC General Surgery Service, use the Find A Doctor application on this website or call the Outpatient Clinic at 319-332-0950.

Meet the Surgeon

Dr. Brian Gerrelts, MD, FACS    

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